FOR THE PRICE OF A SMALL VANCOUVER CONDO, YOU GET MORE FOR YOUR MONEY ELSEWHERE: HERE ARE TWO TO PONDER
ASKING PRICE $699,900
LOCATION 2-710 Linden Ave, Fairfield West Victoria
SIZE 1,000 square feet or $699 per square foot
WHAT Two-bedroom-and-den ground floor suite in the coveted Fairfield neighbourhood in west Victoria.
WHERE Fairfield/Gonzales is one of the most sought-after neighbourhoods in the heart of Victoria. It’s a vibrant community, nestled along tree-lined streets, near the coveted Cook Street Village — a charming district filled with boutique shops and heritage homes — as well as Beacon Hill Park.
INDOORS Featuring many upgrades, this condo has it all for even the most discerning home buyer. It is showcased by solid-wood doors, granite countertops, French doors off the living room, heated bathroom floor and leaded stained-glass windows. The pièce de resistance is the fireplace with custom surround built-ins.
OUTDOORS Walking distance to downtown, shopping, parks, and all amenities. The southwest exposure fills the home with a warm ambient light throughout and the private patio is perfect for entertaining.
*Note that this property is not on the market anymore.
ASKING PRICE $649,000
LOCATION Predator Ridge, 233 Ashcroft Place, Vernon
SIZE 1,405 square feet or $461 per square foot
WHAT Brand new, two-bedroom, two-bathroom, semi-detached home with an unfinished basement in Predator Ridge’s Commonage neighbourhood. Boasting golf course and valley views, this home is next to walking trail systems and several natural wildlife habitat areas.
WHERE Predator Ridge’s Commonage neighbourhood with amenities like tennis and pickleball courts, outdoor yoga platform, dog park and more.
INDOORS This modern ranch-style home with brick siding is perfect for entertaining. There’s an expansive great room, which flows seamlessly onto a large covered deck. The lower level is unfinished but opens to a large recreation area with two more bedrooms and a bathroom.
OUTDOORS Boasting golf course and valley views, these homes are next to a lovely lavender meadow. This home also features a sideby- side, two-car garage. For this price, you get a new home near all the amenities.